The Environmental Technician will advance the activities in the areas of database management, environmental monitoring and Environmental Management System. 

Your Responsibilities:

Ensure that activities are carried out in an environmentally responsible manner with consideration to both short and long term environmental effects;
•Support to ensure that all on-site work and operations is conducted using the highest environmental standards in place.
•Coordinate compliance sampling and monitoring.
•Perform routine inspections of the site and work areas and advise Supervisor of any compliance issues or violations to permit conditions.
•Provide support with various activities to other departments upon request.

Ensure environmental monitoring activities are done in order to assure Rosebel achieves the environmental standards;
•Maintenance of Environmental monitoring equipment
•Provide assistance to consultants as required.
•Maintain the Environmental database.

Support the development and preservation of stakeholder relationships;
•Assist with the implementation of an overall Environmental Management System consistent with the established requirements.
•Work with different departments to perform inspections and ensure corrective actions are implemented.
•Assist with resolving environmental non-compliance issues.

Qualifications 

•Diploma in Environmental, Biology, Chemistry studies or related field
•Certificates in Environmental, Occupational Health and Safety
•At least 1-3 years relevant experience
•Surinamese driver’s license
•Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office products, including Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
•Certified Environmental, Health and Safety Auditor
•Understanding of the Occupational Health & Safety legislation in general as well, as pertaining to the mining industry
•Excellent communication skills (read, write and speak) in English, Dutch and Surinamese (considered essential for this role)
•Ability to tactfully deal and communicate with internal and external stakeholders
•Flexible work attitude when required, a self-starter, team player with problem solving skills

 Primary Location: Suriname

Work Locations: 
17 - Rosebel Mine Site 
President Da Costalaan NR 2 Paramaribo PO Box 2973

 

Job Posting: Feb 08, 2019, 8:32:00 AM

 

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